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tomorrow accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend. >> a major south african newspaper is reporting police recovered a bloody cricket bat from the scene. >> we probably already noticed this, but the price of gas has risen 32 straight days. >> what can we do? >> pay. danica patrick has made nascar history. winning the pole for the daytona 500. first woman to do so. >> all that. >> and another for carmelo anthony. >> and all that matters. >> a new report says benedict's hearing has deteriorated. he's even gone blind in his left eye. >> the conclave to elect the next pope might start earlier than expected. >> could you be the nominee? >> that enters into the world of fantasy. >> on "cbs this morning." >> the first lawsuit has been filed by one of the passengers on board that damaged carnival cruise ship. >> finally ending the vacation that couples aboard will forever remember as his idea.
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welcome to "cbs this morning." the white house is under fire after a draft of its immigration plan leaked over the weekend. >> republicans are accusing the administration of meddling in bipartisan congressional plans for immigration reform to score political points. bill plante is at the white house. bill, good morning. >> reporter: good morning. and good morning out west. the leaked white house plan does provide a path to citizenship after eight years. but white house officials say that what they really want is for senators from both parties to come up with new laws to reform immigration. they deny here that they're in any way trying to politicize the process. president obama's newly appointed chief of staff said sunday that the white house is working on a plan of its own to deal with the 11 million undocumented immigrants in the country illegally but that it hopes not to need it.
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>> we will be prepared with our own plan if these ongoing talks between republicans and democrats up on capitol hill break down. there's no evidence they've broken down yet. we're continuing to support that. >> reporter: but the leaked document angered some congressional republicans who accuse the white house of attempting to score political points with a potent issue. >> look, the questions that we always have to ask ourselves, particularly with this white house, is the president looking for a partisan advantage, or is he looking for a bipartisan law? >> reporter: white house officials tell cbs news that is not their intent and that the plan leaked to "usa today" represents only draft options and not a final prukoduct. republican marco rubio, one of the leaders of a bipartisan group of senators working on immigration policy blasted the white house draft, calling it dead on arrival for several reasons, including the fact it doesn't address guest workers or future legal immigration policy. even if all republican concerns were covered, former house speaker newt gingrich believes
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that any bill from the white house is doomed to fail. >> but an obama plan led and driven by obama in this atmosphere with the level of hostility towards the president and the way he goads the hostility, it's very hard to imagine that his bill is going to pass the house. >> reporter: white house officials point out the president has warned repeatedly that, if congress fails to produce an immigration bill, he will send up a bill and demand a vote. they tell us here that they are upset by this leak. they don't want it to appear that they're trying to get ahead of the senate process. they support that process. they say it's going well. they also know that an immigration bill produced by congress is the only one that's likely to pass. >> so, bill the president is spending this holiday weekend in florida. i understand he golfed with tiger woods, but the white house press corps is being denied access. >> reporter: he did golf with tiger, but we didn't get a picture of it. the white house wouldn't allow it. they don't like to show a picture of the president at
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leisure doing anything that they see could be used as propaganda by the republicans. we of course say that we ought to see the president do whatever he does. >> bill plante thank you again. pope benedict is taking part in a vatican retreat this morning one day after speaking to the largest crowds of his papacy. allen pizzey shows us how obama is preparing for a new pope while benedict is preparing for the next stage of his life starting ten days from now. >> reporter: pope benedict has begun the traditional lenten weekend of retreat of prayer and contemplation contemplation, the sort of life he'll be leading when he goes into retirement. in his second to last appearance over st. peter's square he asked people to pray for the next pope. "a retired pope creates a host of problems that require creative solutions." benedict will eventually live inside vatican city that will allow him to keep out of the public eye and ensure security.
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because the vatican is sovereign territory, it will also make it impossible for lawyers to sue or prosecute him from the sex abuse scandals which some have already tried to do. when a pope dies, his possessions are normally sealed and put in the vatican archives but benedict plans to keep writing. so his notes and books will probably be handed over to him. the issue of what to call a living former pope has been resolved with the title bishop emeritus of rome in which he'll be paid a salary of just over $3,000 a month. there is still no firm decision on whether church law can be altered to choose a successor earlier than 15 days after benedict leaves office. prior to the conclave the cardinals meet over several days to speak their minds and get to know each other, a crucial interim according to senior vatican communications adviser craig burke. >> some of the cardinals are known, but a lot are not. it's interesting. they get together a few times every year but it's not like they all know each other really well. it's actually a very important time.
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>> reporter: as for benedict reports here quote his biographer german journalist as saying the last time he saw the pope, he was hard of hearing, thin, and partially blind in one eye. >> we have a correspondent for relevant radio, catholic talk radio network. she joins us now from vatican city. good morning. >> reporter: buon giorno. >> nice to hear that. what's the latest on when the conclave may start? >> reporter: that's the discussion right now. the latest is the official word we heard, that it will be at least 15 to 20 days after it's being restudied right now. it looks like there's a very good chance it might be moved up. since we know exactly when the seat of peter is going to become open and we know that the cardinals are going to be making their way to rome hopefully to be here in time for that day of
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the 28th, then we might as well move it up a little bit and get the ball rolling. >> is there any reason not to move it up? >> reporter: one of the benefits of waiting is it gives the cardinals an opportunity to spend some time together and get to know each other better. on the other hand, in this digital age, many of the cardinals are able to communicate anyway via e-mail and to learn a lot about each other just through their writings. so although they may not know each other personally very well they could still have a pretty good idea of the other members of the conclave. >> so "the washington post" recently reported the pope's resignation may have been brought on by the vati-leaks scandal. do you think that played a role or was it his declining health? >> reporter: the official statement we received was it was his health, it was his weakness that led to his resignation. as far as the vati-leaks
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scandals or other scanscandals we have to remember before pope benedict was elected pope he was in the vatican for 25 years even before his election. he knows the workings of the vatican. he knows how italy works pretty well. i would be really surprised if there was anything that could surprise him at this point. >> ashley, good to see you. country music star mindy mccready has been found dead in an apparent suicide. mccready burst onto the music scene when she was just 18 years old. her quick success was followed by a slow and painful unraveling unraveling. she was found sunday at her home in heber springs, arkansas. it shows a life and talent cut short. ♪ >> reporter: mindy mccready rose to country music fame in 1996 with her debut album "10,000 angels," but it was her life
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outside the recording studio that stole the spotlight. >> you can just google and see the images that pop up. she's got several mug shots. >> reporter: on top of stints in and out of jail and rehab, the singer was plagued by a long list of other problems. eight years ago, billy mcknight, the father of her oldest son, was charged with attempting to kill her. in 2008 she made headlines again over a rumored affair with baseball pitching legend roger clemens that reportedly started in her teens. two years later, on cbs news she addressed reports that she had tried to commit suicide twice before. >> i was never in a state in which i was conscious and with it and said oh i want to die. >> reporter: sunday afternoon authorities found mccready's body on the porch of her arkansas home, dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. her death comes just weeks after david wilson, the singer's boyfriend and father of her 10-month-old son, was believed to have killed himself. >> he didn't just touch my
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heart. he touched my soul. he was my soul mate.ccready, wilson's body was found on the same porch. >> i think that speaks to the pain she was feeling that for whatever reason she chose to go to the same location and do the same thipg he did. >> reporter: mindy mccready was 37. double amputee olympian oscar pistorius has cancelled all his future track meets. pistorius is charged with the murder of his girlfriend. we're learning new details of what happened the nice she died. kelly cobiella is in london. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, charlie. pistorius will be back in court tomorrow and his lawyers will likely try to convince a judge this is all a tragic accident. prosecutors will pursue a charge of premeditated murder and police have reportedly said the case is rock solid. his father says oscar pistorius
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acted on instinct when he shot his girlfriend thursday firing four times at a person he thought was a burglar. yet cbs news has learned that police believe reeva steenkamp slept next to pistorius that night in his bed. she was still in her nightgown. she was shot once in the bedroom, then tried to hide in the bathroom. three more shots were fired through the door hitting her as she covered her head with her hands. shock over the shooting has turned to obsession. tabloid papers are filled with unconfirmed reports and rumors -- talk of steroids alcohol, arguments, and a bloody cricket bat. police reportedly found it in the house. mandi weiner of south africa's eyewitness news has interviewed people at the scene of the shooting and says that that will be crucial to the police investigation. >> they're looking at a few scenarios we understand. the other is that she tried to injure herself. there are reports that oscar pistorius may have used it to assault her at first.
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that's why it will be so important in this. >> reporter: his family says pistorius is in shock. they met with him over the weekend at the police station in pretoria, where he's being held. his career is in freefall. all races have been cancelled, and sponsors are considering their next move. on saturday night, the spotlight was on steenkamp. she appeared in a reality tv show taped in jamaica months ago. producers aired it despite her death. >> i love you very, very much. >> reporter: they say the family was told first and did not object. steenkamp's body is now back in her hometown on south africa's south coast, and a private funeral is planned for tomorrow. charlie, norah? >> kelly cobiella thank you. pressure is mounting on new jersey senator robert menendez the new foreign relations committee chair is fighting a growing list of allegations. many tied to a friend and campaign donor. john crawford in live. good morning. >> reporter: good morning to our
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viewers in the west. cbs news has confirmed the fbi is looking into a number of allegations against senator menendez, including one that he solicited prostitutes while on a trip to the dominican republic. the investigation so far has not proven menendez had any interactions with prostitutes in the dominican republic. that was the initial allegation against the new jersey democrat. the miami herald dispatched a team of reporters to the country to investigate. >> trying to find someone this many months after the fact based on all of the sketchy allegations and the unclear claims it's really difficult. it's a cold trail. >> reporter: but that's only part of what's become a steady drip of allegations against menendez. the fbi and the senate ethics committee also are investigating menendez's relationship with florida doctor salmon melgen a close friend and campaign contributor. last month the fbi raided melgen's office after the doctor was accuseded of improperly
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billing medicare $9 million. he is disputing the charges. menendez's office contacted health agencies to see if the charge could be disputed. menendez has denied being involved in any accusations. >> i have no intention of having the smears try to deviate me from the work i have been doing. >> reporter: menendez is also accused of trying to help melgen from discouraging the state department from donating security equipment to the dominican republic. melgen had a contract to provide the equipment and would have an obvious interest in not seeing the government provide it for free. >> if the fbi believes it can show that senator menendez actually traded favors in return, say, for campaign contributions or that he intentionally falsified federal documents like his financial disclosure forms, thep they could charge him with a crime. those are really high bars to meet. >> reporter: menendez says all of this is just some smear
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campaign, as we saw in the piece, but the allegations, charlie and norah, already have had an impact. the senator's office acknowledged they already failed to pay melgen for two trips to the dominican republic on a private plane. he's since had to pay $68,500 from his personal found. a new blizzard could threaten the midwest. some areas buried up to 10 inches in snow. meteorologist mike of our station wcco is tracking the storm. >> all eyes on the pacific northwest and a storm offshore that is going to bring pretty good rain to areas from seattle down to portland and san francisco early this week. but then it turns into a potential snow maker for the midwest, a little later in the week. that strong pacific low, as it comes out of the rockies, is going to pick up gulf of mexico moisture, and it will bring a chance for severe weather to the dallas area on wednesday. rain up to st. louis and southern kansas, and then the snow zone rolling from northern
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kansas up toward maybe the twin cities of minneapolis and st. paul, in that area along with high winds, 6 to 12 inches of snow is possible coming up wednesday into thursday and friday. could be near blizzard conditions in parts of nebraska later this week. >> it's time to show you some of this morning's headlines from around the globe. los angeles times says american forces are prepared to comply with limits on air strikes in afghanistan. president hamid karzai made the demand to cut down on civilian casualties. "the new york times" says the white house plans to announce a decade long project to examine the human brain. the project would explore the brain's billions of neurons and gain insight into perception and consciousness. "the washington post" says the bid for chuck hagel to become defense secretary will probably come to an up or down vote in the senate. the nomination has been held up due to questions about how the white house handled the attack in libya. senator john mccain says there's been a reasonable amount of time to have those questions
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answered. and "usa today" says venezuelan leader hugo chavez made a surprise return to his country earlier today two months after undergoing cancer surgery in cuba. it was announced via the presid we've got big time changes in our weather. clouds on shore as that sea breeze has kicked in, and brought with low clouds in the bay. the temperatures not too bad. 46 in concord. 50 in oakland. 47 in san francisco. 50s as we head toward the afternoon. much cooler around the bay area and a chance for rain and tuesday into wednesday morning. staying unsettled after that. >> announcer: this national weather report sponsored by aarp. real possibilities.
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people all over the world are looking up after a series of close encounters with meteors and asteroids. we'll find out this morning how scientists keep track of these space rocks before they get this close. plus danica patrick makes history at daytona, becoming the fastest qualifier for the great american race. >> there's a lot of things and people that go into getting a full position at the daytona 500. i'm a small part. >> it's a first forwomen and we'll show you why she has
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the helicopters flying above us dropped down a couple of papers so we know what we missed. >> there is no god. >> there is a god. he has not abandoned us. let's see what's in the news. the pope resigned. oh, lord. >> hey, here's something fun. north korea successfully
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launched a -- nope. you guys think you have it bad? 4,000 strand on a nightmare cruise. that is about us. >> that's enough. >> at least some people are able to laugh about it now. and we have new video this morning of yet another close call with a mete a driver is dead this is a kpix 5 news morning update. good morning, 7:26 on this holiday. i'm frank mallicoat. a driver is dead after he crashed a stolen suv during a police pursuit in san jose overnight. an officer says he started the chase when the driver tried to run him down at the scene of a traffic stop last night. investigators expect to know later this week what started a
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fire. there was a vigil for a 10-year- old girl who was trapped in the burning apartment. in oakland officials are banning drinking in the street during the first friday event of the future. that's after a teenager was killed last month in the first friday festival. traffic and weather coming up in a minute.
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good morning, out towards the bay bridge toll plaza, it is certainly president's day holiday light this morning. no metering lights, no delay at all in the cash or the fast track lanes. no major hot sons. here's a -- hot spots out there. a lot of mass transit on either a saturday or a holiday schedule. ace train, no delays. that's traffic. here's lawrence. things beginning to change. more of an on shore breeze and that is carrying low clouds and fog over san francisco. you see just a little bit broken. temperatures running all over
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the map. upper 30s in santa rosa. 50 in oakland. and 47 degrees in san francisco. 50s for highs in the afternoon and that's about it. we're cooling things off. in fact maybe some rain. much cooler temperatures for tomorrow.
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jo you're looking at a huge warehouse fire in tampa this morning. it's been burning for hours along the port of tampa bay. a cruise ship could be seen floating above the massive flume. officials are trying to keep the fire away from two big tanks. officials say the fire could go on for most of the day. welcome back to "cbs this morning." the meteor flying across russia
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was traveling at more than 43 miles an hour. >> we wondering why so many cameras were rolling in such a remote part of the world so we asked terrell brown to show us the down-to-earth answer. >> reporter: the once-in-a-lifetime event was over in seconds. moments after a meteorite streaked across the morning sky and exploded above the russian city o chill lob bins video flooded the internet. it was purely by chance captured by small dash-mount cameras that are now the latest fad among russian car owners. motorists have turned to dash cams for self-protection. visual proof on possible corrupt police officers or insurance carriers who stage accidents like this one. in a country where the highways
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are as lawless as a violent west, the tool is more than just for corruption. it's become a national obsession, documenting carnage on the nation's roadway from gruesome car crashes to extreme road rage this new russian reality show has few limits. last december this video of a plan crashing into a moscow highway went viral, but on friday morning those same cameras turned to the sky to capture an event that few people will ever see in their lifetime. for "cbs this morning," terrell brown, new york. and get this. there was another meteor sighting last night in south florida. this fireball could be seen from jacksonville all the way down to the key west. it follows a sighting in san
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francisco friday and an as tropical depression that came within miles of hitting earth. professor michio kaku is a cbs correspondent. you've been here a lot in the last couple of days. is this the last coming days? >> the only one who predicted all this was chicken little. maybe the sky the falling after all. >> does chicken little know something we don't? >> first of all in russia we had the biggest meteor impact in a hundred years. hours after that we had the closest call with an asteroid ever recorded in the history of science. now the people of cuba san francisco, south florida are seeing fireballs and meteor showers in the sky. >> what's the difference between the meteor and an asteroid. >> an asteroid is a failed planet between mars and jup tar but the degree could rain down
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on the earth. but once it hits the atmosphere it starts to blaze away and falls as a shooting star. that's the meteor. and once it hits the ground it becomes a meteorite. >> profess ear, i mean that with all southeasterliousness how close that asteroid came as it skirted by earth. could with be concerned? >> i thinks so. >> really? >> we have no early warning system. this is a no-brainer. we should have a space satellite out there. but it's amateurs. amateurs who are on the front line of detecting these things. the number of amateurs you can fit inside a mcdonald's restaurant. >> we're showing video that our satellites are farther away than these meteor rights that came close to earth. >> that's right. it would be chump change to pay for the tell stone that could
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find it before it hits the earth. >> why isn't the government doing it or somebody from nasa? >> we've been to nasa. they treat us like we're a bunch of space ka deads. but this could be a game-changer. >> why is it important? >> it's important because we need an insurance poll i. inevitably we're going to need one. it's inevitable. we need to have an early warning system and president obama had stated that a priority would be to land on an asteroid that. could help to focus our efforts to not just land on an asteroid but to deflect an asteroid. so bruce willis watch out. >> if we did know about this asteroid, is there anyway to take it out before we head toward earth? >> we don't want it to come to earth. what we need to do is nudge it or push it when it's farther out. that would take a few decades to
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obesity is not only a health risk. it can make having children more difficult. several months ago we started following a tennessee couple who made a life long decision. >> melanie hole oman was minutes way from the same weight loss operation her husband had two weeks earlier. both were desperate to get smaller and start a family. >> all right, any last questions? >> reporter: dr. virginia weaver is a bariatric doctor. in the o.r. she shrinks the stock am stomachs of people mostly women. many of them also hope to regain
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their fertility. >> they come to us and it is the end of the road. it is the last resort for these people, and they are desperate. >> reporter: and in most cases it works? >> in most cases it does work. >> reporter: the holelimonelimons have been big since they were little. they got mair 13d years ago. she's an x-ray technician. he run as restaurant. they both tried dieting and exercising. the biggest? >> i was 346 pounds. >> i was 306 pounds. >> so two good-sized people. >> oh, yeah. >> reporter: the hollimon's now 34 have struggled to get pregnant for ten years. >> i'm sorry. i know it would be a wonderful dad, just one day to watch him become a father. it would mean the world to me.
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>> reporter: bariatric surgery shrinks the patient's stomach from the size of a football to that of an egg. >> you won't find a more highly motivated patient than someone who's desperate to start a family, they know they have a trouble with pregnancy. >> when the doctor told us you know, this can help him too, it's not just you, i mean that blew us away. >> reporter: dr. weaver sped things along, six small incision and she finished melanie's operation in an hour. >> hey, dennis. we're all finished. she did fantastic. >> reporter: this was the hollimons on vacation two years ago. believe it or not. this is the same couple six months after their surgeries. >> like the supermodel couple,
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beyonce and jay-z. >> reporter: melanie weighed in at 218 a loss of 98 pounds. dennis had lost 83 pounds. melanie's hypertension and diabetes disappeared with her weight. >> i'm going to give you the green light to go ahead and start trying to have a baby. you can't put words on how life-changing it is for a couple who are looking at having no children and all of a sudden they have a complete family. >> reporter: the hollimons have no guarantees but they gained something when they lost the weight. hope. for "cbs this morning," mark strassmann, memphis. >> well they look fantastic. >> keep your fingers crossed for low clouds and fog have surged on shore, temperature of
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39 degrees, 45 in san jose and. 48 degrees in san francisco. bit afternoon, we'll see partly cloudy skies, highs will only be in the 50s, so much cool every than over the weekend and then things really change as we head towards tomorrow, we're expecting rain and this will be a cold storm system, cold enough we could see some snow over the mountain tops. danica patrick will enter the record books at the daytona 500 no matter how she finishes and that's not the only reason she's turning heads. we'll tell you about the couple e known as danike when "cbs this morning" continues.
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ñ with a mini cooper on sunday. he was the first to do a 360-degree back flip with a specially built mini. after hitting the quarter pike he lifted up 75 feet in the air, and, of course, he nails the landing. welcome back to "cbs this morning." >> wow. that's kind of impressive. speaking of good danica patrick becomes the first woman to start in the poll position.
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during qualifying yesterday she finished .03. >> that's a great lap, guys. >> reporter: danica patrick's average speed beat out 44 other drivers as she became the first woman ever to win poll position at daytona. >> i feel a lot of pride, to be honest. there's a lot of things that go into people getting a position at the daytona 500. i'm a small part. >> reporter: it's the lady's first who often smashes barrier. the first to win an indycar race and take the lead at the indy 500. success has elude her. >> i hope i win over the fans and that they believe in me but if they don't, i feel i belong and am good enough.
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>> these godaddy.com ads but lately because of her love life. last month she announced she filed for divorce from her husband of seven years and revealed a budding romance with fellow driver ricky stenhouse jr. >> obviously it's a story everybody's talking about. i don't want it to be about me or us. i want it to be about nascar. >> reporter: some have dubbed it dan icky. stenhouse who is patrick's rival on the racetrack finished 12th on sunday 0.2 chance. >> i like my chances. being on the poll means i have a fast car. >> reporter: in the great american race on sunday, both patrick and stenhouse jr. hope to make history. they're already guaranteed to make headlines. for "cbs this morning," jeff
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this is a kpix 5 news morning update. good morning, it's 7:56. i'm michelle griego. a suspected car thief is dead after crashing a stolen suv during a police pursuit in south san jose. it happened late last night on blossom hill road near u.s. 101. he tried to start the chase when an man tried to run him down. today is a day off for some
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workers. government offices, post offices libraries and banks and most schools, and garbage collection will go on as scheduled today. stay with us. traffic and weather in just a moment. ♪ [ music box: lullaby ] [ man on tv, indistinct ] ♪ [ lullaby continues ] [ baby coos ] [ man announcing ] millions are still exposed to the dangers... of secondhand smoke... and some of them can't do anything about it. ♪ [ continues ] [ gasping ]
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good morning, mass transit is on a holiday or saturday schedule. they are running on a saturday schedule today, so fewer trains, muni caltrains and ace all on time. the roads are pretty quiet. westbound 238 no delay heading out toward sunnyvale, and the bay bridge toll plaza, no metering lights and it looks really good heading into san francisco. that's traffic. here's lawrence. low clouds and fog, a sign of cooler weather and big changes coming. over looking russian hill we have cloudy skies. temperatures, though, are a little bit cool in spots. 38 degrees in santa rosa.
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47 degrees in san francisco. by this afternoon we're expecting partly cloudy skies and cool temps only in the 50s. tomorrow, chance of rain returns to the bay area, cold enough we could see snow down to 2000 feet. a little unsettled the latter part of the week.
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♪ ♪ it is 8:00 a.m. welcome back to "cbs this morning." pope benedict is resigning in ten days but how long will it take to name his successor? we'll have new information on this historic transition. experts say a 401(k) doesn't guarantee a comfortable retirement. we'll show you how to make your 401(k) bigger and better. first here is a look at today's
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"eye opener at 8." >> the white house is denying they're trying to politicize the process. >> the white house is under fire after a draft of the immigration plan leaked over the weekend. reports here quote his biographer saying the last time he saw the pope he was hard of hearing, thin and partially blind. country music star mindy mccready has been found dead in an apparent suicide. his store yas will be back in court tomorrow and his lawyers will try to convince a judge this is a traj ix accident. police say the case is rock solid. all eyes are on the pacific northwest and a storm offshore that will bring rain from seattle down to portland and san francisco. danika patrick makes history at daytona, becoming the fastest qualifier for the great american race. >> being on the poll means i have a fast car. >> bonjour, charlie and norah. >> isn't that nice. people are looking up after a series of close encounter with
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meteors and astroids. >> charlie and i were talking, is this the end of the world asteroids, meteors and the pope retires. >> the only one who predicted all this is chicken little. maybe the sky is falling after all. >> announcer: today's "eye opener at 8" is presented by alegen. i'm charlie rose with gayle king and norah o'donnell. pope benedict's services at that time vatican draw thousands. he retires next week. >> it's only going to get busier once the cardinals choose the next pope. alan pizzey is in vatican city. good morning. >> reporter: this is the start of the lenten holly week.
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the pope plans to write, so they're going to wave the rules. when a pope dies his personal possessions are locked up in the vatican's secret archives. benedict will be allowed to keep his books. that's why he looks so relaxed. the square is packed coming to wave and say good-bye to him. he spoke quite firmly and seemed very happy, although his biographer, a german journalist says the last time he saw him, the pope looked thin, was hard of hearing and was losing sight in one eye. one more reason to retire. >> alan pizzey thank you. the white house is in a new battle with congress over immigration reform. this time the flap is about a plan over the obama administration. the details leaked out as lawmakers on capitol hill work out a deal of their own. bill plante is at the white house. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. what they say they really want is for senators from both parties to write new laws on immigration reform.
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president obama's new chief of staff said on sunday the white house is working on a plan of its own to deal with the 11 million undocumented immigrants who are here. that leaked document angered a lot of congressional republicans. they accuse the white house of attempting to score political points with a very potentiality issue. white house officials tell us that they are not interested in doing that that's not their intent. the plan which was leaked to "usa today" represents only some options, it's not the final product. the white house also says the president has warned repeatedly that if congress ignores his wish to produce the immigration bill, he will put out one of his own. they say they're upset by the leak, don't want it to appear that they're trying to up stage congress. they support the bill. they think the talks are going well. they know, too, an immigration bill produced by the president is not going to pass congress. norah, charlie, gayle? >> thank you, pill plant. troubled country music star mindy mccready is dead from what
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appears to be a suicide. she was found on the porch of her arkansas home with a gunshot wound to her head. her talent was overtaken by personal problems including substance abuse and at least three other suicide attempts. her long-time boyfriend died last month also from an apparent suicide. some reassuring news for women who receive in vitro fertilization. the national cancer institute finds no increased risk of breast, ovarian cancer. the medical records of 87,000 women were compared in israel. sometimes you really should touch that dial. a new study finds getting involved in what your kids see on tv can change their behavior. researchers in washington state studied more than 500 families. they found that families that reduce their child's exposure to violent videos and shows also saw improved behavior. the changes including less
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aggression and more 'em think and concern for others. >> it says american children are watching 4 1/2 hours of television a day. the american academy of pediatrics says it should be less than two hours. of course we should be watching what they're seeing on tv. >> no question it would make a difference. what were you going to say, charlie? >> nothing. i was listening to the two of you which is a good thing to do. new england is digging out from another snowstorm. the coastal storm in the boston area with five inches of snow and winds of 60 miles per hour causing heavy travel delays. mike august gufrtyniak is with us. a good wind and rainmaker for vancouver, portland seattle. the strong low will pick up gulf of mexico moisture and on this
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track following this jet stream it puts the zone of snow from northern kansas to northern missouri up through nebraska iowa, powe testimonily up to minneapolis, and that's where six to 12 inches of snow is possible potentially also with strong winds. we're looking at possible blizzard conditions wednesday and thursday from nebraska into iowa. chance for pretty big storms. again, that's on wednesday. we'll keep an eye on that for you. >> mike, thank you. temperatures might be going down, but gas prices continue to go up. aaa says the current national average is $3.73. get this. only a month ago it was 3:30. that is an increase of 43 cents. the rising price of oil is to blame. nearly 50 years after he was assassinated. mementos of president john f. kennedy were auctioned off. they belong to his long time aide david powers.
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his bomber jacket went for $570,000. an american flag that flew over the white house during the kennedy administration sold for $21 sthou. a signed a signed copy of his book went for $4,500. an idaho man faces a federal assault charge for allegedly hitting a crying child on a flight. >> the trouble started brewing almost immediately when jessica bennett and her 2-year-old adopted son jonah took hir seats on a flight from minneapolis to atlanta earlier this month. >> i said oh we're sitting next to you. he just basically rolled his eyes and growled at us. >> reporter: hunley began to complain that jonah was too big to sit on his mother's lap. becoming more outspoken as the
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flight continued. >> annoyed with his comments constantly saying things to the staff in regards to my son. so i took us out of the situation and we stood back by the bathroom. >> reporter: she stood there with jonah for 90 minutes, only returning for the landing. when the two sat down jonah began to cry and hunley became irate. >> he looked at me and a really hateful way and said f'ing [ bleep ]. >> shocked jessica gave him a second chance. >> and i said what did you say. >> reporter: hunley pushed up against her face and when she pushed back he slapped jonah across the face. days later he was charged with assault. while jonah suffered only a minor scrape u his mother worries about the long-term damage. >> he has suffered effects from
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this for sure. >> reporter: hunley was a division of an airplane parts manufacturer. while not naming him they called his behavior offensive and said he was no longer employed by the xeechblt for "cbs this morning," ann marie green, new york. >> the company acted very quickly. >> nothing is worse as a parent when your child is screaming on the plane. it's tough to travel and to make it worse have someone sitting next to you being rude. >> you're doing
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millions of americans believe a 401(k) plan is the best way to save for the future. however, some financial planners say 401(k)s don't always add up to a comfortable retirement. what? cbs contributor and analyst mellody hobson is here to help you get the most out of your account. good to see you. there was an article recently that said 401(k) plans are a
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disaster. they actually used the "d" word. how much do you believe that? >> i don't agree with that story. i believe there's a hyperbole there but i do believe americans need to save a lot more. to understand this you need a brief history of 401(k) plans. they're about 30 years old. when they were started, they were originally thought to be supplemental. you had a pension, social security and you could supplement it with 401(k)s. of course, pension has gone away more an more social security is more shaky and 401(k)s are becoming the entire solution for a lot of people. >> where do we stand today? >> where do we stand is the average american family they make about $50,000 a year. that's the median income and the average retirement account when they retire in a 4 01 k plan is about $140,000. that sounds like a lot but let's do the math.
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you get social security. that's about $1,230 a month if you go to the full age to retirement and you supplying meant that with this $120,000 that you have in your 401(k) plan which if you buy a 600 annuity, which all in that's about $22,500 a year in income. if you're lucky enough to have a pension, that's another $6,000. this is not enough money and hopefully that's a wakeup call for people to save a lot more. >> where do you stand on how much should you trint? i remember some people thinking i'll triblt a litcontribute a little. >> if you can put as much as possible in the beginning that compounding all those years works in your favor. every single person has some amount of money that they waste. there's leakage in our wallets, there really is. >> okay. if you could clamp down on some of that, a few dollars a week makes a huge difference over time. >> so you say maximum.
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>> you want to contribute as much as possible but your bare minimum is to contribute enough to get the company match. don't walk away from the free money. >> and then some warnings about what you should not do especially if you're changing jobs. the average american changes jobs 11 times. i is jobs. >> 77 people say at some point they took some money out when they changed jobs. you want to protect that pension money at all costs. now, i know during the financial crisis some of us had to tap in to our retirement money but you want to make sure you roll that money over to your next 4501 k plan or an ira so you also don't lose track of it in 11 different places but that you keep it in intact intact, roll it over that you make sure as much as possible you are paying attention to how that money is invested. very, very important. >> all right. did you leave your number? mellody can be reached at -- >> if you follow these things
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they work i promise. >> all right. thank you so much. it's been a dream of scientists and military leaders and government. a missile defense system that really works. the answer could be israel's iron dome. "60 minutes" takes us inside the dome ahead on "cbs this morning." your local news is coming up next. we'll be right back.
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a deadly police chase in san this is a kpix 5 news morning update. hi everyone, and good morning, 8:25 i'm frank mallicoat. time for news headlines on this monday. a deadly police chase in san jose. a stolen car crashed into a ditch on blossom hill road. the chase began when an officer stopped another car saw that driver coming towards him. that officer had to jump on the hood of his car to avoid being
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hit. a community is remembering a 10-year-old girl who died in a fire. they held a vigil last night. early saturday flames ripped through the the apartment. by the time fire crews got at the scene they could not save the child trapped on the second floor. and a coast guard is trying to determine who was at fault between a golden gate ferry and a motor boat. the collision happened on saturday ten minutes after the ferry had left san sew san solito. traffic -- san solito. traffic and weather coming up in a moment.
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good morning it is holiday light around a the bay area. no major hot spots and your drive times in our busiest spots are not that busy this morning. livermore, 18 minutes as you make your way toward the dublin interchange. the nimitz also still in the near. and a the lot of mass transit on a holiday or weekend schedule. ace train regular service but reporting no delays and if you're heading toward milpitas, state 80 and 237 nice and quiet. with more on your monday forecast, here's lawrence. on this president's day, we have cool down in the works, a lot of clouds have made they way on shore overnight. cloudy skies looking toward mount die about -- diablo.
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you think it's cool now. wait until tomorrow. it will be lucky to get until the 50s in some spots with rain like i and even some snow over the mountain tops. this is speeding. this is in a rush. this is fast food. this is accelerating. and this is happening too fast. this is the express lane. getting a ticket. and this is
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of the southern wild." we'll show you his improbable story. when rubio tyke a sip of water during his response to the state of the union address he was mocked nationally but according to buzzfeed rubio has already raised more than $100,000 for its path by selling water bottles with his name on them. britain's guardian says they're parlized by using thought control. that i hope to use brain implants and infrared light to allow patients to move artificial lens. they have made a breakthrough in lens allowing them to. maker's mark whiskey is backing down on plans to water down its whiskey. on sunday they declared it was a mistake to reduce the bourbon's alcohol content from 45% to 42%.
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>> the telegram and gazette in massachusetts say this year's presidents' day has been one of the best for car dealers in the area. some are offering discounts of up to $11,000. and the "los angeles times" says serena williams took over the number one spot in the tennis finals today. at 31 serena williams is the oldest woman to hold the top rank. why does that bother me that at 31 you're listed as hold in any definition including tennis. >> congratulations to her. and when president obama heads to russia next month it could include the iron dome defense system. last night on "60 minutes" bob simon looked at israel's game-changing technology. >> reporter: over the past 11
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years, more than 15,000 rockets and mortars have been fired at israel by hezbollah and lebanon in the gaza strip. as of recently the only thing civilians could do is run for cover, but in the latest round of fighting between israel and hamas late last year some stopped running and tried to get good picture because this time when hamas fired rockets, iron dome fired missiles to inder september them in the sky before they could do any damage on the ground. you're looking at an iron dome missile on its way. you can't see the hamas rocket it's going after, but watch how the missile will adjust its course to get close to the hamas rocket and blow it up. at night the images of iron dome
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are even more spectacular. this video was taken at a wedding in southern is rile. a squadron of iron dome missiles could be seen. the wedding music played on de despiedde despite the background. >> do you think they feel safer today than they did six months ago? >> by far. we interviewed him just before israel's recent elections. >> now people are not running to shelters so much. they're staying in cafes. >> i don't think so. probably some -- there is less anxiety deep in the -- in there because after all, everyone knows the statistics that american -- most probably the incoming will be defected.
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this is an extraordinary story how the young kids are making choices and have within 15 to 20 seconds to choose. >> speaking of that you met with bill gates. >> i did. he remains chairman of microsoft. he stepped back from the day to day role he had nearly 5 years ago. he and his wife melinda run the world's largest charity hoping to ee wrad indicate polio. >> tell me this. the divisions in your life which we talk bd before chairman of microsoft along with melinda running the bill and melinda
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gates foundation, what's the third thing? >> well innovation is what i love to work on. i'm spending time on energy innovation because we need cheap energy we need clean energy. creating a new high school course because i think science and history can be brought together and made more interesting. often the money that lets do you the innovation is what's missing, and i'm lucky enough to have capital to -- whether it's a new nuclear reactor or cheap solar. i combat for ideas. it lets me learn a lot of science, work with brilliant people. >> i have in my happeneds the annual letter from you from the foundation. what's interesting here, the theme of this is measurement. and you say that's crucial to have a goal and to be able to measure how well you're doing if you're going to reach the goal. >> right.
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it's been stunning to me in the last year that the places we even done well is where we're going and really able to see what's going on. and for example, if you want to get 90% of the kids vaccinated then you'd better know within a month of this area if it's working and if it is, what is it doing right. why is it working here not here. the tools that let us measure sensors, satellites that's good, but the idea offing are bringing that to help the poorest, i'm stunned to think that kind of thinking. systems feedback thinking is so rare and someone to highlight it. now we need to apply it a lot more than ever before. >> looking at technology -- let me talk microsoft first. you're the chairman of the company. >> i am. >> steve is the ceo. are you happy with his
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performance? >> he and i are the two most high level-critical people as you can imagine. there are a lot of amazing things that steve's leadership got done with the company in the last year. windows 8 is key to the future surface computer bing is seen as a better search product. is it enough? no. he and i are not satisfied in terms of you know breakthrough things, that we're doing everything possible. >> every time you see an article about microsoft, it's not so much about the success of bing or one thing or the other, it's about what happened at microsoft or five things you ought to do to microsoft. when you see all this stuff, what do you think? >> we appreciate the advice. there's a lot of things like cell phones where we didn't get out early? why not?
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>> that's complicated. >> did you miss cell phones? >> we didn't miss cellphones, but the way we went about it didn't allow us to get the leadership. it clearsly the mistake. >> you know, there's a lot of analysis on sleep. do you sleep much? >> yes. i wish i was like these people who could sleep four hours. if i get less than seven hours my iq starts to drop. that's very disconcerting. i'm a night person. i sit there at night finding out what's wrong, what's right. i find it hard go to bed. i get squeezed if i have to get up early in the morning and then you fall behind. >> baf look i you guys concluded this train was leaving the station and you'd better get on it. you wrote at that time a kind of mission statement which was a computer -- what was it?
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>> a computer on every desk and in every home. >> what's the mission from bill gates today? >> if you want a broad one, which is the foundation's driving value is that all lives have equal value. so you say why do poor children die when other children don't. why do some people have enough nutrition and reasonable toilets and others don't. so those basic needs that through innovation actually it's very affordable will be to bring them to everyone. >> bill gates was a hard-driving ceo and now he's evolved to chairman of microsoft but he's with melinda. >> they're a team. >> very much a team. they want to eradicate polio and all kinds of things. what's interesting to him is he
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e-mails every night reads two hours every night. the kids are there. it's changed his life. he e-mails for an hour and a half or two and reads for two hours. this is a guy whose reading has done everything for him. >> and he gets some sleep. >> great interview. dwight henry had never acted before this year's "beast of the southern wild." it has four oscar nominations. jeff glor shows why this baker turned actor doesn't need any yeast to keep his career rising. >> reporter: they couldn't find the right actor so they went where they bought their morning doughnuts and offered the job to a baker. >> have you gotten your head around all this? >> not yet.
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we're still riding the waves right now. along with his co-star 5-year-old sven janae wallace, he turned in one of the great debuts of his history. >> you don't understand. i can't take care of you no more. do you understand? i'm done. >> reporter: a searing portrayal of a gravely ill father struggling to steer his orphaned daughter. i still find it hard to believe you never acted before. >> that's just a testament to the good training i got. >> reporter: training is one thing. but there's this -- >> natural. >> -- unique quality. >> you know being from this area being from this region, we have unique qualities within ourselves. you know they seen some things
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in me that i didn't see in myself. >> sit back and listen to me and close your eyes. >> reporter: this is home for you. >> this is home. the bakery is where i have peace of mind at. >> reporter: henry when he is home now still gets up at 1:00 a.m. seven days a week turning out pastries at his famed buttermilk king cakes. >> >> reporter: the buttermilks, the word sounds good and then you try it. >> did you try it? >> reporter: it was very good. >> pretty good. >> reporter: it was good. his goal early was not to be on the set. it was here making his specialties he first got a taste of at 11 years old. >> it gives me so much pleasure
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when they come in here and get one of these but err milk drops and they bite into it and they put this big old smile on their face. they don't even have to pay me for it after that. they can have it. >> reporter: did you just say that? >> i said it. >> reporter: though he may not want to charge, plenty want to pay. his signature sweets are expanding into new stores in new orleans and this spring into new york city. he also shot another film here last year with brad pitt. >> it's an amazing story. i go to the grocery store and people are pointing at me he's been on tv. it's been a wonderful ride. >> reporter: all that attention can change you though right? >> right. >> reporter: stardom? >> stardom. no matter what exchange comes, first place is my bacary. this is my heart. this is like my babe to me.
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i wouldn't sacrifice this bacary for nothing in the world. >> reporter: for "cbs this morning," jeff glor, new orleans. >> there's something we missed in new orleans. >> i know. >> speak for yourself, josh, because i'm telling you, george -- i made a point of going there while we were in super bowl. >> how many did you buy? >> a dozen. >> he said i love to sit and talk to you, i've got go i'm working and cooking the doughnuts. he's amazing. >> he's coming to new york. maybe you'll share with us next time. >> i will because i'm a sharing person. >> maybe he'll send us some. >> i say field trip. how does a regular guy get more than a million followers on twitter? we'll ask the low clouds and fog have
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surged on shore. looks like cooler weather is ahead, maybe a little rain, too, but not today. on this president's day, we have cloudy skies, at least partly cloudy skies until the afternoon. 38 degrees in santa rosa. 46 in san jose. and 48 in san francisco. by the afternoon it will be cooler, highs only in the outside and then it looks like the rain returns. for tomorrow, dry yet on weenie and could see more showers on -- dry yet on wednesday and could see more showers on thursday. [ female announcer ] safeway presents real big deals of the week. or how to keep from driving all over for the best deals. you don't need to run around. safeway gives you real big club card deals each week. right now, tide is $5.49 for 50 ounces. that's under 20 cents a load! skip the warehouse. charmin is $8.99 for 16 double rolls. and chobani greek yogurt is just a buck. real
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he said the only things in his life are his dog, his anxiety and his twitter. he has written a new memoir. it's called "pigeon in a crosswalk," published by simon schuster that's a division of cbs news. you said your favorite yoga pose is leaving yoga class. i agree. four food groups. looks don't matter. it's all about personality. you're impressed by anyone that says that with great face. >> i'm waiting where average people have a really great sex life. if these true, i'm off all day. you have my number. >> why has that inspired you to
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call it a memoir? >> the publisher calls it a memoir. i call is essays. >> you are compared to david sa door ras from anderson couper. >> that's impress everybody coming from anderson cooper. >> are you going to have a job by tomorrow? >> he knows it because it's true. >> you credit him for changing your life and career. >> you say his blue eyes are totally fake. >> they're totally fake. he has blue contacts. >> here you are working at cn. >> it's a dream come true. it's absolutely amazing and i owe it all to my grand parents who were crazy but they gave me a camcorder early on andite bens amazing. >> what do you do? >> i was a producer for anderson, at least i was until this morning. >> how did you get a million
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followers on twitter? it's kind of complicate. i got put on a suggested user list early on and they kind of direct people to your account. i think mostly they're like overseas spammers. >> but you tell a touching story in the news about coming out to your family being gay, and you wering are worried about it but you typed the news to your mom and sister and straight friend. >> they were all wonderful about it. >> and they were wonderful about it and i told my dad about it. and he was like how about that nhl lockout. >> let's not talk about that. but the title "pigeon in a crosswalk means?" >> i was having a really crummy day in my apartment to walk my dad. i got out and we walked. there was a pigeon walking across the street. >> if the pijgeon can do it, you
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that does it for us. up next, your local news. we'll see you tomorrow right here on "cbs this morning." presidents' day holiday. no mail delivery and th
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this is a kpix 5 news morning update. good monday morning, 8:55. i'm frank mallicoat with your kpix 5 headlines. the suspected car thief is dead after a chase and a crash. this is in san jose. police say a pursuit started when the suspect almost ran down an officer with a stolen suv. the suspect was ejected and he crashed on blossom hill road. two teen girls who were inside the car with him are in custody. a police sketch is out of a man who alleged attacked two
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women in the mission district. the most recent attack happened on february 2nd. the suspect allegedly punch add a woman several times and ran off. a similar attack happened in january. robbery and sexual assault do not appear to be the motive though. gas prices have been rised for 32 straight days. the average price 4.16 in california. 4:06 in the bay area. cuts in production and higher oil prices are the a cause. and will probably go up more with the summer blend of gas. as for the weather we have changes coming. here's lawrence with rain. not today though. we're we are going to stay dry. the clouds have moved on shore. outside right now you have clouds over russian hill looking over the golden gate. 38 in santa rosa. 46 in san jose, and 48 in san francisco. by the afternoon, highs will be cooler, only in the 50s and
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caltrain, muni and b.a.r.t. operating on a saturday schedule. everything so far on time. our busy spots are not that busy this morning. westbound 580 through the altamont pass a. and have a great day.
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>> rachael: today... >> all right, you ready? >> rachael: whoa! michael strahan is wrecking the joint. let me explain this. >> okay, i'm sorry. >> rachael: he's answering your questions as we play "miky mike." boxers or briefs? >> at night when i go to sleep, nothing. [cheers and applause] >> rachael: and -- >> word up rachael's audience word up. >> rachael: "slow cooker week," an easy snack perfect for entertaining.
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>> yes, party at my place after this. [cheers and applause] [cheers and applause] >> rachael: welcome, everybody, welcome welcome, welcome. i i am so excite body our first guest, i just want to get him on out here. please welcome for the first time to our show from his show which is a neighbor in so many markets of this country frshgs his show "live with kelly and michael," this is michael strahan. [cheers and applause]kelly and michael," this is michael strahan. [cheers and applause]and michael," this is michael strahan. [cheers and applause] >> rachael: it is like welcoming the first lady michael. >> thank you. >> rachael: i'm serious. >> tha